Winning Has Two Prices: Increased Salaries & Free Agent Departures

There's been zero talk about Tate getting a contract extension so far.

NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks Blogger breaks down how the Hawks must pay their dues now that they’ve won the Super Bowl. Being champions means that players will command higher salaries, and players will leave in NFL free agency. Golden Tate, Red Bryant, Chris Clemons, Chris Maragos and Clinton McDonald are prime examples.

Seahawks MMQB: In a New York state of mind

sherm making last play vs niners nfc championship

NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Brett Bivens brings us this week’s MMQB after the NFC Chmapionship game against the 49ers. Richard Sherman closed the game out with a big play, tipping a pass to Byron Maxwell for an interception. Russell Wilson and his receivers stepped up as well as Marshawn Lynch who ran over the Niners defense.

We’re in! 2013 Seahawks are playoff bound but…

Percy Harvin

NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks Blogger Brian Scott discusses the question marks surrounding the team entering the 2014 NFL Playoffs. Despite an improvement from Breno Giacomini when it comes to penalties, but Russell Okung and the rest of Pete Carroll’s team need to be more disciplined. Consistency is also crucial when it comes to Marshawn Lynch, Russell Wilson and the rest of the offense.

Seahawks MMQB: Bring on the bye, and then the Saints

We finally got a little taste of the special that is Percy Harvin. (Photo: Seahawks.com)

NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks’ blogger Brett Bivens once again brings you Monday Morning Quarterback! Breaking down yesterday’s Vikings vs. Hawks game. Brett points out it was more than fun to finally see Percy Harvin take the field for Seattle. Harvin returned that kick 58-yards which put the Seahawks in position to attack the field on offense, even with such little time remaining. Also Seeing Russell Okung, Breno Giacomini and Harvin on the field Sunday was a wonderful sight.

“The UDFA” – Seattle Seahawks WR Doug Baldwin in the spotlight

Doug Baldwin

NWSB Insider and Seahawks blogger Brett Bivens brings us a good piece on the Seattle Seahawks today. WR Doug Baldwin is under the spotlight. In the spring of 2011 Seattle offered Doug a $17,500 signing bonus, and he took it. What a steal for the Seahawks, not only was he the 41st ranked receiver by the end of the season, he also led Seattle in receiving yards. He’s not extremely fast, he is extremely short, but he’s all guts.

(Updated) Seahawks roster update: 2012 Practice squad additions

Rishaw Johnson

NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Brett Bivens is back to weigh in with his thoughts on the 2012 Seahawks practice squad additions added today by the team. The Seahawks have added 7 players to this years practice squad so far. Ricardo Lockette, Josh Portis, Korey Toomer, Rishaw Johnson, Allen Bradford, DeShawn Shead, and TE Sean McGrath made the practice squad.

*My* ten bubble Seahawks on the NFL chopping block (75 player cutdown)

John Schneider

NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Brett Bivens is back to weigh in with his predictions on the NFL roster cutdown to a maximum of 75 players. Brett predicts Deuce Lutui, Terrell Owens, Ricardo Lockette, Alex Barron, Kris Durham, Ron Parker, Winston Guy, Jameson Konz, Cooper Heifet, and Phil Bates will be the first 10 guys cut on Sunday or Monday. What do you think? Weigh in.

The Seahawks receiving corp and who will make the cut

Braylon Edwards

NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks writer Jordin Ereth breaks down the Seahawks wide receiver position. In Al Pacino’s words, “Players are living and dying for that one inch!” Sidney Rice is lying back in his red jersey enjoying margaritas on the sideline. Doug Baldwin was the Seahawks leading receiver last season. Unlike Terrell Owens when Braylon Edwards came in Jordin was convinced he would make the team.

Seattle Seahawks pre-season notes: Training Camp day 13

Doug Baldwin

NWSB Rookie Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Alistair Corp brings us his 2012 Seahawks training camp notes from the Pre-season. Day 13 Today the A-man weighs in on the injuries and returning players coming back to practice. Wide receivers Doug Baldwin and Ricardo Lockette both were back in action today. Defensive backs Ron Parker and Jeron Johnson didn’t practice today. Tight End Zach Miller didn’t practice today either, but he’s OK.

Everyone ready for some Seahawks football vs. Titans Saturday?!

Matt Flynn

NWSB Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Reggie Gill brings us a list of items he’s looking forward to watching in the Week 1 NFL preaseason game on Saturday between the host Seahawks and Matt Hasselbeck and Jake Locker’s Tennessee Titans. Will players like Braylon Edwards, Golden Tate, Ben Obomanu, and Kris Durham be able to show they are better than Terrell Owens? Matt Flynn’s on the hotseat.

Seattle Seahawks pre-season notes: Training Camp day 6

Jason Jones

NWSB Rookie Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Alistair Corp brings us his 2012 Seahawks training camp notes from the Pre-season. Day 6 Today the A-man weighs in on the QB competition again. Russell Wilson had the most snaps of all quarterbacks today, and was the best passer on the field for the second straight day. Matt Flynn did a very good job of moving the offense today as well.

Seattle Seahawks pre-season notes: Training Camp day 5

Golden Tate

NWSB Rookie Insider and Seattle Seahawks blogger Alistair Corp brings us his 2012 Seahawks training camp notes from the Pre-season. Day 5. Today the A-man weighs in on Golden Tate’s change from last season to now. He lost a little weight this offseason, he’s a lot quicker. He always had the talent, but by him losing a few pounds he can get down the field faster. A lot quicker in and out of his breaks now as well.

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